Director Program Management

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Programming
  3. Germany
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Posting date: 07 Sep 2020

If you're looking for an opportunity to be a part of a medical revolution, then this might be the role for you. A large pharmaceutical organisation is looking for a Director Program Manager to join their Frankfurt team.

Job Responsibilities

  • Leading, Planning, managing and monitoring complex programs consisting of several projects and sub-projects including cooperation projects and sub-projects
  • Coordinating and managing interdisciplinary, research, clinical and regulatory production teams at various project levels
  • Defining and adhering to deadline- and budget-/cost-related project goals
  • Ongoing quality management and optimization of project contents and structures
  • Preparing project schedules and the associated capacity planning, and always keeping these up to date
  • Acting as the central interface and counterpart for both internal and external project managers and therapeutic/business area management
  • Reporting to the VP Program Management

Skills and Requirements

  • PhD in Biology, Pharmacy, Biochemistry or Biotechnology, or an equivalent qualification
  • A minimum of 8 years experience in managing complex projects and project structures at a pharmaceutical, biotech or medical company, preferably in the R&D and/or CMC sector
  • Knowledge of the GxP environment (including cleanroom production)
  • Basic understanding of regulatory requirements for clinical trials
  • Experience in leading & managing global interdisciplinary teams
  • Excellent command of (spoken and written) German and English
  • Ability to systematically perform activities in a timely and accurate manner

To Apply

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